Reorganization Act of 1949: Hearings Before the Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments, United States Senate, Eighty-first Congress, First Session, on S. 526, a Bill to Provide for the Reorganization of Government Agencies, and for Other Purposes
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1949 - Administrative agencies - 230 pages
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Page 4 - Congress sine die ; but (2) in the computation of the sixty-day period there shall be excluded the days on which either House is not in session because of an adjournment of more than three days to a day certain.
Page 184 - Brotherhood Railway Carmen of America International Brotherhood of Firemen and Oilers Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express and Station Employees Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen of America National Organization Masters, Mates, and Pilots of America National Marine Engineers...
Page 2 - Government to the fullest extent practicable [within the revenues] ; (4) to group, coordinate, and consolidate agencies and functions of the Government, as nearly as may be, according to major purposes; (5) to reduce the number of agencies by consolidating those having similar functions under a single head, and to abolish such agencies or functions thereof as may not be necessary for the efficient conduct of the Government ; and (6) to eliminate overlapping and duplication of effort.
Page 4 - Except as may be otherwise provided pursuant to subsection (c) of this section, the provisions of the reorganization plan shall take effect upon the expiration of the first period of sixty calendar days, of continuous session...
Page 7 - Board, the Interstate Commerce Commission, the Federal Trade Commission, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Federal Communications Commission, and the Federal Power Commission.
Page 228 - An act to continue to April thirtieth, nineteen hundred forty-two the temporary state commission created by chapter sixteen of the laws of nineteen hundred thirty-six, to assist in the institution and consummation of a federal long-range program of flood control and regulation of flood waters within the state...
Page 1 - All appeals from the decisions of the Chair relating to the application of the rules of the Senate or the House of Representatives, as the case may be, to the procedure relating to a resolution with respect to a reorganization plan shall be decided without debate.